This week, both AL and TT sent through their sterling efforts.
TT couldn’t quite emulate his recent perfect performances, wisely leaving 13D, 18A and 24A blank instead of wasting a weekend whittling with words:
AL, on the other hand, yet again displayed why he is generally the go-to man for any of DA’s curly clues, downing this week’s cryptic in a couple of hours (maybe the SMH version is easier) after having blanched at fugitive once more appearing in the clues:
So was this week’s easy, difficult, about right? Was it fun?